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2000 Chateau Magrez Fombrauge Saint-Emilion
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88-90 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2002

Saturated ruby. Musky aromas of black raspberry, violet, game and burning tobacco. Intensely flavored, firmly structured and tightly wound, but seems a bit dried by the extraction. Seems rather tough today and not showing its personality. But undeniably concentrated. Finishes with somewhat gritty tannins.

98 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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